Calendar of Events - San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce
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Please join us at Brickworks for our Annual Meeting! We will have some great appetizers from our member restaurants, time for mingling before we announce the annual community awards and a little entertainment! 

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12/10/20195:30pm to 7:15pmBecki Day

Sandhya Sreerama will introduce the Essential Indian Kitchen, discussing types of meals, ingredients, and cooking methods.  Some of the differences between Indian regions--north and south, east and west--will be explored. Refreshments--including sweet and savory Indian snacks--are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

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12/11/20197:00pm to 9:00pmLeslie Baker

The Old-Fashioned Christmas Market will light up historic Brickworks again this year!  The popular event features a holiday crafts market, island food vendors, local farm products, live music, local libations, and activities for kids and grownups alike.
Festivities will take place on Saturday, December 14th, from 10am - 3:00pm, promising something for everyone.Free activities for kids like balloon animals, crafts and horse rides. Local food vendors will ply visitors with tasty treats made with island grown ingredients, spiced hot chocolate, and more.  Artists will offer their handmade gifts and art. Carolers and musicians will play throughout the day, and Victorian Santa will rendezvous with market-goers.
The Old-Fashioned Christmas Market is produced by the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild. Watch for details.  The San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild is a community-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to fostering a vibrant, resilient and sustainable local food system in San Juan County, Washington.

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12/14/201910:00am to 3:00pmSteph Coffey

Join Grangers for our Annual Holiday Bazaar! Shop for a wide selection of gifts and useful items.
Sellers Welcome: Tables are $10 each for Grange Members and $15 each for non-Grangers; tables provided; bring cash or a check. You may sell made, grown or used items. You’re welcome to donate none, some or all proceeds to Grange #966. Set up starts at 8am December 14 and we must be packed up by 2pm.

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12/14/201910:00am to 1:00pmRoger Ellison

Held on the second Saturday of the month, Open Mic Night is for anyone interested in writing. Don’t be shy, come read your work or just listen. You’ll be inspired to write more. For more information please contact Pam Herber at

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12/14/20197:00pm to 9:00pmLeslie Baker

Island Stage Left’s ever-popular seasonal offerings - both of them!!

Christmas Memories - Dec 14, 15, 19, 21, 23 warm, seasonal compilation of Dylan Thomas with music

Omnium Gatherum - Dec 18, 20, 22, 24 (see below) - from the ridiculous to the sublime,  we warm your hearts.

Thurs, Fri & Sat at 7:30, Sundays at 4:00

Christmas Eve performances of Omnium Gatherum at 4:00 and 6:30 - 

Reservations required and available for 24th only. Email to reserve.


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7:30pm to 8:30pmHelen Machin-Smith

SJI Innkeeper Patrick Klausen plays and sings familiar pop, folk, blues, rock, and country songs from the 20th century. Memory Café is for all islanders who want to enjoy music during the daytime and is a welcoming place for people with memory issues and their care partners. Light refreshments.

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12/17/20192:00pm to 3:30pmLeslie Baker

Julie Duke will walk us through a day in the life of Island Haven Animal Sanctuary, highlighting the personalities and emotions of retired farm animals and horses.

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12/18/20197:00pm to 9:00pmLeslie Baker

Join Grangers to Celebrate Solstice with an island-style Potluck! Farhad Ghatan will play our concert grand piano during appetizers, followed by an Informal Jam Session after dinner. Enjoy a roaring fire and brightly lit deck. Bring family, friends, and musical instruments.

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12/21/20196:00pm to 10:00pmRoger Ellison

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